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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee opened its first impeachment hearing Wednesday, moving swiftly to weigh findings by fellow lawmakers that President Donald Trump misused the power of his office for personal political gain and then obstructed Congress' investigation as possible…

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Rosenberg City Council members will have to start taking drug and alcohol tests before every council meeting — but only as long as council member Isaac Davila pays for the tests in advance.

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Fort Bend County grand jurors returned felony indictments against 14 individuals on Dec. 2. The indictments are listed by name, offense, offense date, bond and arresting agency.

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Three men from the Corpus Christi area apparently took their Black Friday shopping extravaganza a little too far when they were discovered at Rosenberg’s Hlavinka Equipment Co., in Rosenberg after closing time, authorities reported.

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UNDATED (AP) — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim isn't used to this — nine games into the season his Orange are barely above .500.

NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga wore meat and Rihanna went naked, practically. Kate Middleton delivered royal wedding opulence and Billy Porter went viral in a tuxedo gown. There was the much-coveted Olivia Pope white coat, Lupita Nyong'o's perfect powder blue Oscar gown and Karl Lagerfield's embr…

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JERUSALEM (AP) — With Israel heading to its third straight election in a year, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has managed to buy some much-needed time as he tries to fend off a slew of criminal corruption charges.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten former NFL players were charged in a multimillion-dollar scheme to defraud the league’s health care benefit program by submitting false claims for medical equipment, including devices used on horses, the Justice Department said Thursday.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles mansion built in the 1930s and seen in the credits for the TV show “The Beverly Hillbillies” has been sold for about $150 million, the highest home price ever in California.

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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Elizabeth Warren lashed out Thursday at her moderate Democratic rivals seeking the White House, accusing them of naively accepting Republican calls for unity rather than standing up to the rich while too quickly bending to the whims of their own wealthy donors.

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The two killers who stormed a kosher market in Jersey City were driven by hatred of Jews and law enforcement, New Jersey's attorney general said Thursday, adding that the case is being investigated as domestic terrorism.

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LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is The Associated Press college football player of the year in a landslide vote.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week. Still, rates remain at historically low levels as a lure to prospective homebuyers.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Defense Department's internal watchdog is investigating a $400 million border wall contract awarded to a firm that used multiple appearances on Fox News to push for the job.

Fort Bend County Fair 2019

George Ranch High School sophomore Lanae Patsy Buie, 15, of Rosenberg, earned a first-place prize in the 2019 Fort Bend County Fair Talent Show last weekend for her performance of “Big Time.” She competed in the senior division.

Needville Middle School sixth-grader Zane Atkinson, 11, showed the grand champion goat at this year’s Fort Bend County Fair. His parents are Mark and Marissa Atkinson.

After four hours, 18 classes of pigs and lots of smiles, the swine show on Sunday came to an end. And Needville Junior High seventh-grader Cale Zwahr’s swine was named grand champion.